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Do Running Apps Share Too Much Personal Data?

Understanding Strava’s newest privacy update, and why it matters.

Photo by Tim Foster on Unsplash

Running apps are a great way to keep track of your fitness progress, but they can also be a privacy nightmare. Last month, the popular app Strava began trending on Twitter due to concerns about its “flyby” feature, which allowed users see the routes of other runners they passed…

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Benya Clark

Benya Clark

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I’m a lawyer turned writer from North Carolina. I write about sobriety, mental health, and more. Subscribe to my weekly newsletter at exploringsobriety.com.